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    G.G.I.E., Philadelphia, Firefighting and Transportation-Related Souvenirs. Includes two silver plated spoons for the 1939 Golden Gate International Exposition, a 1929 bronze Pulaski medal badge from Philadelphia (loss to ribbon), Admiral Dewey Welcome Home badge, 1 1/4" "Welcome Transatlantic Fliers" button with attached "Bremen D1167" airplane, 1898 enamel Philadelphia Peace Jubilee badge, large brass and enamel York, Pa. "Vigilant Steam and Chemical Fire Engine Co." badge, button and brass medal for the 1926 Philadelphia Sesquicentennial, miniature leather-covered dictionary issued for the 1926 Philadelphia Sesquicentennial, an unused postcard with gold embossed automobile and a Pennsylvania Railroad silk ribbon from 1908.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
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    We had a wonderful time in New York during the October 2013 Historical Manuscripts auction that featured my mother’s papers collected during her tenure as Martin Luther King, Jr.’s secretary. In fact, the entire experience from beginning to end has been a pleasure.
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